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MLB BASEBALL

San Francisco Giants vs. Oakland Athletics

The Oakland Athletics will be trying to extend a winning streak on Monday when they take on the San Francisco Giants at O.co Coliseum.

Lefthander Madison Bumgarner will take the mound for the Giants to start this game. Bumgarner is 4-2 this season with a 2.89 ERA.

The Athletics will counter Bumgarner with Daniel Straily. Righthander Straily has a 5.73 ERA to go along with a 2-2 record this season.

In their last action, San Francisco was a 7-3 winner at home against the Rockies. Bettors on San Francisco at -168 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (10) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.

The Athletics were a 6-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Astros. That made winners of bettors who got Oakland at -172 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for UNDER bettors.

Current streak:
San Francisco has won 2 straight games.
Oakland has won 3 straight games.

Team records:
San Francisco: 28-22 SU
Oakland: 28-23 SU

San Francisco most recently:
When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing Oakland are 6-4
After playing Colorado are 7-3
After a win are 5-5

Oakland most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing San Francisco are 5-5
After playing Houston are 9-1
After a win are 6-4

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of San Francisco's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of San Francisco's last 21 games when playing on the road against Oakland
San Francisco is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
San Francisco is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Oakland
Oakland is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Oakland's last 6 games at home
Oakland is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against San Francisco
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Oakland's last 14 games

Next up:
Oakland home to San Francisco, Tuesday, May 28